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METALS-Copper rally falters after 7-month high as producers hedge

Why pay a broker mark up? Deal direct for cast bronze parts or bars made to your exact specifications for any application. Veteran owned. Competitive prices and delivery. * Copper touches seven-month peak before reversing * Nickel gains 1.8% to two-week high * GRAPHIC-2019 asset returns: tmsnrt.rs/2jvdmXl (Updates with closing prices) By Eric Onstad LONDON,… Read More

METALS-Copper hits 4-1/2-month high on solid China imports

Beckett Bronze Company was incorporated May 21, 1913 as the Delaware Brass and Aluminum Company by a group of stockholders which included John Beckett, a molder, and his son, Charles. Charles Beckett eventually bought out the other stockholders, including his father, and managed the company until his death in 1960. His daughter, Jo Ann Dixon,… Read More

Copper Is Sleeping – Southern Copper Will Follow The Red Metal

Beckett Bronze manufactures bronze bearings, bronze bushings, and bronze bars. Custom made cast bronze bearings, bushings, and bars are made from over 50 alloys in our own foundry. Why pay a broker mark up? Andrew Hecht The COMEX copper futures contract rolled from December to March futures as the final month of 2019 began this… Read More

Copper Up, Gold Down: The Investment World Is Shifting

Custom made cast bronze bearings, bushings, and bars are made from over 50 alloys in our own foundry. Why pay a broker mark up? If in doubt about the case for investing in copper, whether the metal itself or through a copper-mining company, then the man to ask is the boss of the world’s second… Read More

Even With a Trade Deal, Copper Is No Sure Thing

Originally, the company produced only foundry castings at the 106 East 20th Street plant, but expanded to producing machined parts in the 1920’s. A Machine Shop building was leased until 1969 when a new Machine Shop building was built at 401 West 23rd Street. Things have been looking up for copper. Prices for the red… Read More

Trade Hopes Lift Copper and Oil

Why pay a broker mark up? Deal direct for cast bronze parts or bars made to your exact specifications for any application. Veteran owned. Competitive prices and delivery. Prices of copper and oil are climbing alongside stocks, highlighting investors’ hopes that a possible U.S.-China trade deal could boost global growth. Front-month copper futures have gained… Read More

Freeport turns to artificial intelligence to raise copper output by 90,000 tonnes

Beckett Bronze produces cast bronze precision-machined parts and continuous cast bars. Castings are manufactured at the East 20th Street plant. The West 23rd Street plant produces finished machined parts and has about 75 machine tools including CNC lathes. Freeport-McMoran, one of the world’s biggest copper producers, is targeting a 90,000-tonne increase in annual output from… Read More

METALS-Copper prices rebound after solid China factory data

Beckett Bronze produces cast bronze precision-machined parts and continuous cast bars. Deal direct for cast bronze parts or bars made to your exact specifications for any application. By Mai Nguyen SINGAPORE, Nov 1 (Reuters) – London copper prices rebounded on Friday after a sharp fall in the previous session, as a private survey showed manufacturing… Read More

METALS-Copper rises as Chile unrest raises supply concerns

Why pay a broker mark up? Deal direct for cast bronze parts or bars made to your exact specifications for any application. Veteran owned. Competitive prices and delivery. SINGAPORE, Oct 22 (Reuters) – Copper prices hovered around a one-month high on Tuesday as protests in top producer Chile intensified, raising concerns about supply shortages. Thousands… Read More

METALS-Copper falls on concerns slowing economic growth to dent demand

Custom made cast bronze bearings, bushings, and bars are made from over 50 alloys in our own foundry. Why pay a broker mark up? SINGAPORE, Oct 17 (Reuters) – Copper prices edged down on Thursday because of worries that slowing global economic growth will cause a fall in demand for industrial metals. Three-month copper on… Read More